from earth: northern steigerwald

catalogue number: hdv 2017.013.
date created: 2017
classification: drawings
medium: 17 samples of earth (soil) rubbed on paper and title page with small rubbbings
dimensions: (18 ×) 31 × 22 cm
signature and inscriptions: [titled, signed and dated on the title page (pencil)] from earth: // northern steigerwald // herman de vries // 2017
[on each part the place of origin of the sample is written and signed (with initial)]
current location: collection herman and susanne de vries
collecting history:
related works:
photo/scan: studio herman de vries/Joana Schwender
rights & reproduction: herman de vries
extended description
  • mittelberg
  • alter wald
  • lindgehrn
  • vollberg, near michelau
  • beerberg
  • schlegel
  • steinberg
  • hermansberg
  • hosensturz
  • rothburg
  • steinknuck
  • geiersberg near markertsgrün
  • saubrümmla
  • kohlberg
  • eschenau near pond
  • kleiner knetzberg
  • beerberg
exhibition history
2017 'herman de vries. on the stony path', Groundwork Gallery, Kings Lynn
2018 'herman de vries. erde, asche, blut', Galerie Geiger, Konstanz
published references
exhibition catalogue herman de vries. erde, asche, blut (Galerie Geiger : Konstanz 2018) image repr. on pages 6-7.